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  1. Winnie Harlow accidentally ends the Canadian Grand Prix a lap too EARLY after flag gaffeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2018 | Daily Mail

    Melania holds the fort: First Lady returns to the spotlight in stunning Escada gown at Ford's Theatre gala as Donald prepares to meet Kim Jong-un for historic summit in Singapore 'Fair Trade is now to be called Fool Trade': Trump rips Canadian PM Justin Trudeau and the European Union from Singapore as trade spat distracts from his summit with Kim Jong-un Trump opens up his trip to Singapore with a working lunch and meeting with Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong before settling in for an evening of briefings before his big day with Kim White House slams Trudeau: 'Special place in hell' for PM who 'stabbed us in the back' to try and make Trump look weak ahead of North Korea summit Body language expert breaks down THAT famous photo from the G7 summit - and reveals how it shows what the world thinks of the U.S. The surprisingly simple design hacks that will transform your home with minimal ... (more)

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  2. N.Korean, U.S. officials air differences on eve of summit; Trump stays positiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2018 | Times of Oman

    Singapore: U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday his historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore could "work out very nicely" as officials from both countries met to narrow differences on how to end a nuclear stand-off on the Korean peninsula. Kim and Trump arrived in the tropical city-state on Sunday for the first ever face-to-face meeting by leaders of two countries that have been enemies since the 1950-1953 Korean War.

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  3. Trump holds bilateral talks with PM Lee ahead of Trump-Kim summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2018 | Reuters

    President Trump met with Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong Monday for bilateral talks. Rough cut .

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    Jun 11, 2018 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Final prep... Final preparations are underway in Singapore for Tuesday's unusual and historic summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. . In this April 27, 2018, photo, a sign advertises the Love Ranch brothel in Crystal, Nev.

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  5. Trump-Kim Meet Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un to Open Singapore Summit With One-on-one Meeting on TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2018 | India.com

    New Delhi, June 11: United States president Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will meet one-on-one at the historic Singapore Summit on Tuesday. According to a report, after a handshake scheduled for 9 am at the exclusive Capella Hotel in Sentosa Island tomorrow, the two world leaders will first meet one on one with translators in a session that could last up to two hours before they open the meeting to their respective advisers.

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  6. Modi leaves for IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2018 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, May 29 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi left on Tuesday for Indonesia on a five-day three-nation tour of Southeast Asia that will take him to Malaysia and Singapore. "PM @narendramodi emplanes for Jakarta.

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  7. Malaysia kills plans for high-speed rail link with SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2018 | CNN

    The move raises questions about the country's commitment to other big infrastructure projects, including those being pushed by China. Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad announced late Monday that the proposed rail link with Singapore would cost Malaysia a "huge sum of money."

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  8. A Modi factor that unites India and IndonesiaRead the original story

    May 29, 2018 | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday embarked on his five-day, three-nation visit to Singapore, Indonesia, and Malaysia to boost the Act East Policy. He said the visit is aimed at enhancing India's relations and engagements with all the three countries, which forms Association of Southeast Asian Nations .

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  9. The Big Read: Social stratification - a poison seeping into...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    A new phrase has entered the lexicon in the unfinished business of tackling inequality - social stratification, even as housing, education and National Service policies have encouraged social mixing over the years. SINGAPORE: For years, policymakers in Singapore have been focusing on ways to narrow the income gap, as countries around the world seek to mitigate the side effects of globalisation.

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  10. Boosting Asean ties: Modi to visit Indonesia, Malaysia, SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, May 28 : As part of India's efforts to boost ties with Southeast Asia under its Act East Policy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore from May 29 to June 2. "Prime Minister's official engagements in Jakarta and Singapore include bilateral meetings with the leadership, delegation level talks, meetings with the business and Indian communities," the External Affairs M inistry said in a statement on Monday. It said Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore, three countries of the Asssociation of Southeast Asian Nations regional bloc, are Strategic Partners of India.

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  11. An artist's impression of the High-Speed Rail Terminal in Jurong East. PHOTO: FARRELLSRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 | The Star Online

    SINGAPORE: Singapore's Ministry of Transport said it has not received any official notification from Malaysia regarding the dropping of the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High-Speed Rail project. This comes in response to Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad announcing in a press conference on Monday that Malaysia would pull out of the deal with Singapore.

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  12. Visit to Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia to boost Act East Policy: PM ModiRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI: On the eve of his visit to Indonesia, Singapore and Malaysia, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today that India had a robust strategic partnership with all the three countries and his visit would provide a further boost to the country's Act East Policy. In Singapore, he will deliver the keynote address at Shangri-La Dialogue, an annual security meet, on June 1. "This will be the first time that an Indian Prime Minister would deliver this address.

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  13. KL-Singapore HSR: What you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    SINGAPORE: Construction for the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore high-speed rail line was due to start this year, but the project is set to be derailed, after Malaysia announced on Monday that it would be scrapping it. Once hailed as a "game-changer" by then-Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, the proposed 350km-long HSR line aimed to reduce travel time between Singapore and Kuala Lumpur to around 90 minutes by train, from the current 11 hours on existing train services.

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  14. Malaysia Scraps Multibillion-Dollar High-Speed Rail Project to SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 | Bloomberg

    Malaysia's Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said he will cancel a proposed multibillion-dollar high-speed railway link to Singapore, as the new leader who returned to power in a surprise election upset this month seeks to rein in expenditure. The scrapping of the plan will take time as it requires negotiation with Singapore, Mahathir told reporters in Kuala Lumpur on Monday.

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  15. Mahathir to scrap Malaysia-Singapore rail projectRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 | Bangkok Post

    KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said he will cancel a proposed multibillion-dollar high-speed railway link to Singapore, as the new leader who returned to power in a surprise election upset this month seeks to rein in expenditure. The scrapping of the plan will take time as it requires negotiation with Singapore, Mr Mahathir told reporters in Kuala Lumpur on Monday.

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  16. Malaysia PM will scrap high-speed rail project with SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 | South China Morning Post

    Mahathir, who was swept into power in a surprise election win this month, is moving swiftly to stabilise the nation's finances Malaysia is dropping a plan for a high-speed rail link between its capital Kuala Lumpur and Singapore, and will talk with its southern neighbour about the agreement to build it, Malaysia's prime minister said in an interview published on Monday. Mahathir Mohamad, the 92-year-old who triumphed over scandal-plagued Najib Razak in a general election this month, has made it a priority to cut the national debt and pledged to review major projects agreed by the previous government.

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  17. India's PM to visit Indonesia, Malaysia, SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Indias Prime Minister Narendra Modi will pay an official visit to Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore, Indias Ministry of External Affairs announced today. It said the visit to Indonesia and Singapore were at the invitations of Indonesias President Joko Widodo and Singapores Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, respectively.

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  18. Commentary: Inequality has a geographic dimension - between and within neighbourhoods in SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    We must mitigate the challenges linked to economic disparities between and within neighbourhoods in Singapore, says one observer at the Institute of Policy studies. SINGAPORE: The two weeks of intense discussion on the presidential address in parliament has unanimously pointed to the danger of inequality and hardening social mobility in Singapore.

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  19. SECNAV Recommends Former SWOBOSS Rowden to Retire at Lower RankRead the original story

    May 25, 2018 | U.S. Naval Institute

    The commander of the guided-missile destroyer that collided with a merchant ship off Singapore in August 2017 pleaded guilty to a single charge of negligence for his role in the incident that killed 10 sailors. As part of an agreement to plead guilty, former USS John S. McCain commander Cmdr.

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  20. Hope for JTC to continue 'tradition of high standards and bold ambitions': PM LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    SINGAPORE: Having been the "frontrunner and pathfinder" that grew in step with Singapore's progress over the past decades, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said on Friday he hopes that JTC Corporation will continue to build on its legacy of "high standards and bold ambitions". Mr Lee, who was the guest of honour at JTC's 50th anniversary dinner, said the national industrial estate developer has been constantly "pushing boundaries, breaking new ground and building new partnerships".

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